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Rep. Murphy Smacks Energy Bill for Pulling Rug out from Under Non-Profit Power Plants
September 9th, 2021
Springfield IDES Office Reopens for In-Person Services
September 7th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Blasts Round Two of Partisan Gerrymandered Maps
August 31st, 2021
Rep. Murphy Bill Advancing Student Safety Signed into Law
August 23rd, 2021
Rep. Murphy to Host 2nd Shred Event & Constituent Services Fair in Springfield
August 11th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Responds to Pritzker’s Latest Unilateral Mask Mandate
August 4th, 2021
Rep. Murphy to Host Shred Event & Constituent Services Fair in Chatham
July 9th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Calls on Members to Do Their Jobs Following House Rules Change
June 16th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Blasts Pritzker for Broken Redistricting Map Promise
June 4th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Honors Former IL House Clerk Tony Leone
May 27th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Backed Term Limits Bill Clears House
April 22nd, 2021
Murphy, Illinois House Republican Caucus Launches ‘Reimagine Illinois’ Platform
March 17th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Committee Assignments Reflect Experience
February 25th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Responds to Blatantly Partisan Budget Proposal from Pritzker
February 17th, 2021
Rep. Murphy: Citizens Have a Right to be Part of the Legislative Process
February 11th, 2021
Murphy, House Republicans Call on Pritzker to Halt Latest Job Killing Tax Increase Ploy amid Pandemic
January 22nd, 2021
Rep. Murphy Blasts Dangerous Criminal Justice Reform Bill
January 13th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Reacts to Second Day of Lame Duck Session
January 9th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Frustrated by Little Action as Lame Duck Session Begins
January 8th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Responds to Scenes at the U.S. Capitol
January 6th, 2021
Murphy, House Republicans Demand Answers, Offer Solutions to Pritzker’s Failures at Illinois Department of Employment Security
January 6th, 2021
Rep. Murphy Attends Legislative Hearing in Chicago regarding COVID-19 at LaSalle Veterans’ Home
December 17th, 2020
Rep. Keicher, Rep. Murphy call for hearing on rampant fraud plaguing IDES
December 16th, 2020
Murphy, Restore Illinois Collaborative Commission members share concerns with Governor Pritzker’s borrowing scheme
December 9th, 2020
Murphy, House Republicans to Pritzker: Stop Pointing Fingers and Start Providing Solutions for Massive Failure and Continuous Fraud at IDES
December 4th, 2020
Rep. Murphy: Madigan’s time is up
November 19th, 2020
Central Illinois House Republicans demand full transparency regarding data that ties indoor restaurant seating to spike in COVID-19
October 30th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Statement on House Dems Postponing Special Investigating Committee
October 7th, 2020
Murphy calls for more public input on failure of Illinois’ unemployment system
September 17th, 2020
Murphy Earned a 95% Pro-Manufacturing Rating from the IL Manufacturers’ Association
September 16th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Named ‘Outstanding Freshman of the Year’ for Small Biz Advocacy
August 19th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Objects to Rule Threatening Small Businesses
August 11th, 2020
Rep. Murphy to Host Free Prescription Disposal Event with Pawnee Police on Aug. 25
August 11th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Sponsors Resolution to Remove Madigan, Calls for Special Session
July 30th, 2020
Be a Hero, Give Blood on Aug. 5th
July 22nd, 2020
Reps. Butler & Murphy to Sponsor Community Blood Drive to Address Blood Shortage
July 15th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Appointed to Economic Recovery Commission
June 17th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Disappointed by Pritzker Decision to Cancel State Fair
June 12th, 2020
Governor Signs ‘Cocktails to Go’ Bill Sponsored by Rep. Murphy
June 4th, 2020
Rep. Murphy: Step in the Right Direction for Restaurants, But More Needed
May 20th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Glad to See Rule Threatening Small Biz Withdrawn
May 20th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Responds to Governor Small Biz Overreach
May 16th, 2020
Murphy, Central Illinois Legislators Call for Direct Local Input to Address COVID-19, Re-open IL
May 14th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Responds to Governor’s Restore Illinois Plan
May 5th, 2020
Murphy, Central Illinois Legislators Join Call for Volunteers for Meals on Wheels, Wellness Checks for Senior Citizens
April 2nd, 2020
Murphy Encourages Small Businesses to Take Advantage of Bridge Loan Program
March 23rd, 2020
Rep. Murphy Applauds Expanded Small Business and Employee Support with COVID-19 Response
March 19th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Seeking Greater Small Business and Employee Support with COVID-19 Response
March 17th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Joins Call to Address FOID Delays & Reduce Costs
March 4th, 2020
Rep. Murphy Bill Creates Incentive to Spur Small Business Growth
February 27th, 2020
Murphy Says Structural Reform Needed after Gov.’s Budget Address
February 19th, 2020
Murphy, IL House Honor the Passing of Frank and Cinda Edwards
February 5th, 2020
Op-Ed: It’s Time Governor, Let’s End the “Scourge” of Corruption
February 4th, 2020
Murphy, Experts Hosting College Admissions & Financial Aid Seminar on Feb. 4
January 30th, 2020
Murphy Reacts to State of the State, Gov. Must Act on Ethics Reform
January 29th, 2020
Murphy Joins Federal and State Lawmakers to Demand Accountability and Action to Preserve Integrity of Illinois Elections
January 22nd, 2020
Op-Ed: Great to See Growing Support to End Legislator Pay Loophole
January 17th, 2020
Murphy, House Republicans Continue to Push for Property Tax Relief, Despite Democrat-Controlled Task Force Failure
January 14th, 2020
Murphy Frustrated by Lack of Substance to Ethics Reform Votes
November 15th, 2019
Murphy, House Republicans Call for Sweeping Ethics Reform Package
November 12th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Pushes Bill to Curb Legislator Pay Loophole
November 5th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Resolution Sets Nov. 1 as Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day
October 31st, 2019
Rep. Murphy, House Honor Passing of Former Sangamon Co. Sheriff Wes Barr
October 30th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Advocacy Prompts $250 Million Investment in 99th District Transportation Infrastructure
October 24th, 2019
Rep. Murphy to Wrap-Up September Community Meeting Tour in New Berlin
September 19th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Job Creation Background Tapped for Commission on Young Adult Employment
September 17th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Community Meeting Tour to Stop in Pawnee on Sept. 14
September 5th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Community Meeting Tour to Make Next Stop in Pleasant Plains
September 4th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Bill to Promote Career Readiness for High School Students Now Law
August 27th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Continues Community Meeting Tour with Upcoming Divernon Coffee
August 23rd, 2019
Join Rep. Murphy for ‘Ice Cream with Mike’
August 16th, 2019
Rep. Murphy to Host Second Traveling Shred Truck on Aug. 10th
August 6th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Named to Task Force to Create Health Care Savings
August 1st, 2019
Rep. Murphy to Host Free Traveling Shred Truck Series for Local Residents
July 24th, 2019
Rep. Murphy to Serve on Property Tax Relief Task Force
July 16th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Named Legislator of Year for Fire Protection Advocacy
June 29th, 2019
Rep. Murphy: Capital Package will make our roads safer, help attract jobs
June 18th, 2019
Rep. Murphy learns CPR, addresses Class about his personal life-changing experiences
June 18th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Supports Critically Needed Capital Infrastructure Package
June 1st, 2019
Rep. Murphy: This is a Good Compromise Budget
June 1st, 2019
Students – Join Rep. Murphy’s Summer Reading Club!
May 21st, 2019
Rep. Murphy Honors Vietnam Veterans
March 13th, 2019
Rep. Murphy, House Colleagues Discuss School-Suggested Changes to Illinois High School Graduation Requirements Concerning Mathematics
March 7th, 2019
Murphy Advances Measure to Study Creation of State-Sponsored Clinic for Employees, Retirees
February 28th, 2019
Rep. Murphy: Pritzker’s Budget Blueprint Long on Spending, Short on Job Growth
February 20th, 2019
Rep. Murphy: Minimum Wage Increase Will Mean Fewer Opportunities
February 14th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Secures Positions on Key House Committees
February 4th, 2019
Rep. Murphy introduces Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day resolution
February 1st, 2019
Rep. Murphy: New House Rules Consolidate More Power in Speaker’s Hands
January 29th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Offers District Residents Free Pass to Chicago Museums
January 24th, 2019
Newly Filed Murphy Measures Focus on Cost-Saving Government and Tax Reform
January 24th, 2019
Rep. Murphy Pushes for Fair Map Amendment
January 18th, 2019
Join Representatives Murphy and Butler for Coffee and Conversation
January 14th, 2019
Rep. Murphy’s First Bill Will Help Local Businesses and Economy
January 11th, 2019
Mike Murphy Sworn-In as 99th District State Representative
January 9th, 2019